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Here’s a quick question: What’s your favourite thing to do? What activity, hobby, or interest makes you feel happiest and most recharged? And do you think you do enough of …

Does the NHS Help Stressed Doctors?

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It’s an obvious statement, but doctors do get sick, just like everyone else. And given the nature of the job – the targets, the paperwork, and the relentless pressure – …

Put Your Fears to Bed

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Doctors, dentists, vets, and all kinds of healthcare professionals are like everyone else: we encounter all types of health problems. The difference is that medical professionals have a tendency to …

Medical School is Ruining Your Career

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Medicine attracts intelligent, caring and driven people. There’s the thrill of diagnosis, and the reward of successfully treating identified illnesses. Naturally, alongside that personal reward comes responsibility and – especially …